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Big K Magazine

Big K was a multi format magazine published by IPC Magazines Ltd during the 1980s. Descriptions for these issues have been provided by Steven Zakulec.

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Topics: games, spectrum, software, bbc, commodore, game, ihe, cassette, eprom, arcade, machine code,...
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Big K Magazine, April 1984. Contents. GAMES PROGRAMS: ROCKET for VIC 20, BOMB RUN for ORIC, DEMON DRIVER for COMMODORE 64, DOWN FALL for BBC Model 8, ESCAPE for SPECTRUM. SOFTWARE REVIEWS: Charlie Nicholas reviews for us. HARDWARE: Wonderful Widgets, Brilliant Bodges- A Cheapo Epro, Goad Your Code the 6502 Way, Squaring Up- Atari v. Acorn. FEATURES: Do you Sincerely Want to be Rich?, Another Day, Another Subroutine, Wozniak: Mr Apple talks to Big K, When Access is a Little Too Random, Mind...
Topics: ihe, bbc, commodore, software, games, spectrum, poke, program, dragon, atari, machine code, control...
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Big K Magazine, September 1984. Contents. GAMES PROGRAMS: LASER DEFENCE for ORIC, COMMODORE OPEN for CBM 64, HANG GLIDER for SPECTRUM, STORM for BBC, RIVER for ATARI, CROSS FIRE for VIC-20. UTILITY PROGRAM: ALARM CLOCK for BBC. SOFTWARE REVIEWS: Pick of the Month, Review Pages, Empire. HARDWARE: Amstrad Review, Ikon Ultradrive. FEATURES: Computer Magic, Vive le Computing!, Interhack, Hands-on With the Maharaja, Joystick Round-up, Micros and Movies, After the Crash, A.I. is Coming to Get You,...
Topics: software, micro, commodore, ihe, bbc, games, spectrum, computer, repair, graphics, repair club,...
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Big K Magazine. May 1984. Contents. GAMES PROGRAMS: TYBURN TREE for Atari 400/800, LUNAR TOUCHDOWN for CBM 64, R.BLOC for Spectrum, OTHELLO for CBM 64, ADVENTURE X for Spectrum 48k, WATCH THAT BUNKER! for VIC-20, COUNTERMINE for CBM 64. SOFTWARE REVIEWS: General Moore reviews war games. HARDWARE: The Class of 84, My Dream Rig, Brilliant Bodges, Goad Your Code. FEATURES: How To Use Your Free Disc, A Brit Takes On The Yanks, Adventure - The Last Frontier, Good Game, Good Game, Plotting To Succeed...
Topics: ihe, software, rom, games, atari, spectrum, game, lor, roms, computer, bubble bus, dark forces,...
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Big K Magazine, Oct 1984. Contents. GAMES PROGRAMS: HEXAGON for ZX81, LANDER 64 for CBM 64, .22 ALLEY for SPECTRUM, DOGS for ORIC, AIRBORNE ATTACK for SPECTRUM. UTILITY PROGRAMS: ATARI PLAYER MISSILES, ADVENTURER'S DATABASE for SPECTRUM 48K. SOFTWARE REVIEWS: Pick of the Month, Review Pages. HARDWARE: MSX: our first look. ADVENTURE SPECIAL: Dorkslayer!, A Wolf in Dungeon Master's Clothing, MUD, Glorious MUD, They Wrote One, Classic Games of Our Time, What's New from Hobbit House?, For This Man...
Topics: software, commodore, spectrum, games, adventure, print, drtr, cbm, bbc, good computer, full stroke,...
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Big K Magazine, March 1985. Contents. GAMES PROGRAMS: MIDNIGHT FALLS ON N'GANTH for MSX, EGG EATER for VIC 20, BATTLESHIPS for ATARI, DRAW! for SPECTRUM, CAVERNS OF NOGARD for DRAGON. SOFTWARE REVIEWS: Up Front, Pick of the Month, Review Pages, Merrie Melodies: Island's BBC music system, MSX Games: A First Look. FEATURES: BIG K First Readers Poll Results. The Winners, the Losers!, Behind the Curtain: BIG K goes to Hungary, Software Superstars: Top Programmers talk, Souping Up the 64: C64 system...
Topics: commodore, spectrum, software, ihe, arcade, msx, cbm, micro, sinclair, atari, mail order, repair...
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Big K Magazine, November 1984. Contents. GAMES PROGRAMS: TURNPIKE TOAD for ORIC, SIMON for SPECTRUM, CAVERN BOMBER for BBC, MAZE OF GOLD for VIC-20. UTILITY PROGRAMS: DESIGNER for ELECTRON, SID for COMMODORE 64, GRAF-PAC for BBC, SCREEN POKE GRID for CBM 64. SOFTWARE REVIEWS: Pick Of The Month and Review Pages. TOOLKITS/HARDWARE: PROTECTOR for SPECTRUM, THE TRAIL OF THE BOUNTY-HUNTER: includes- It's A Dog's Life, Strontium Dog: The Making Of A Game, 2000 AD: Crucible For Superheroes. FEATURES:...
Topics: ihe, commodore, software, spectrum, adventure, joystick, game, computer, decathlon, lone, mail...
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Big K Magazine, July 1984. Contents. GAMES PROGRAMS: DUEL for CBM 64, DAFFY CAPE for SPECTRUM, FIGHTER for ORIC, TUNNELS OF ZARNON for SPECTRUM, PEEKED AT THE POST for CBM 64, HARE LIFTS for VIC-20. UTILITY PROGRAMS: CHARACTER DEFINER for BBC, PADLOCKED for BBC. SOFTWARE REVIEWS: Review pages. HARDWARE: 68000 Assembler, Coleco Adam Review, Spectrum Disc Drive Review, Music, Maestro, Please. FEATURES: Mersey Byte Special, Steven Jobs Interview, Confessions of a Computer Snob, Richard Taylor's...
Topics: software, spectrum, commodore, games, ihe, arcade, bbc, vou, atari, game, mail order, video games,...
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Big K Magazine, August 1984. Contents. GAMES PROGRAMS: MINES! for BBC, SPACE SEEKER for SPECTRUM, SPEED ARENA for VIC-20, BOOGLE for ZX81, PLATFORM LEAPER for SPECTRUM, PLANET ELECTRO for VIC-20. UTILITY PROGRAM: SPRITE CREATOR for CBM 64. SOFTWARE REVIEWS: Pick of the Month, Review Pages. HARDWARE: 68000 Assembler Part 2, Boost Your Beeb's Memory, Wonder Widgets. FEATURES: A Windy City Wind Up, Where Are Next Year's Games Coming From?, The Image Benders, Atari Graphics, Richard Taylor's...
Topics: poke, spectrum, games, software, commodore, micro, ihe, ffint, bbc, computer, address register,...
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Big K Magazine, December 1984. Contents. GAMES PROGRAMS: WHERE'S KONG for SPECTRUM, BOXER for CBM64, FRANKIE GOES TO PIECES for SPECTRUM, MINOTAUR for BBC, MIDNIGHT FEAST for ORIC, DATELINE EARTH for BBC, BAR SHOOTING for VIC 20. UTILITY FEATURES: Atari Player Missiles Pt. 2, BBC Multi-User Forth, Spectrum System Software. SOFTWARE REVIEWS: Pick Of The Month, Review Pages, Up Front. HARDWARE: Hardware: The Complete Buyers Guide. FEATURES: That Was the Year That Was, Arcade Alley Special: The...
Topics: spectrum, software, commodore, touchmaster, games, computer, ihe, lone, game, graphics, mail order,...
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Big K Magazine, February 1985. Contents. GAMES PROGRAMS: SHAFTER for SPECTRUM, OCTONIUM MOON for BBC, FRUITBUSTERS for VIC-20, GALACTIC MINEFIELD for CBM64. SOFTWARE REVIEWS: Pick of the Month, Review Pages, Up Front: Mama Llama EXCLUSIVE, GOATBUSTERS: The Compleat Jeff Minter!: The Interview, Origin of the Species, The Llamasoft Playlist. FEATURES: Games Reviewers Play. REGULARS: On-Line News, The Ferret, Arcade Alley, Dorkslayer: Adventuring with Keaton, Classic Games of Our Time, Charts, Zip...
Topics: ihe, commodore, spectrum, computer, software, sinclair, games, space, silica, game, mail order,...
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Big K Magazine, June 1984. Contents. GAMES PROGRAMS: BLITZ for BBC, EGBERT for SPECTRUM, MICROPEDE for BBC, LOAD UP WITH LOOT for ZX81, HUNT THE RAIDER for ATARI, BUST! for ORIC, SAVE THE CHICKENS for SPECTRUM. SOFTWARE REVIEWS: Pete Shelley reviews Music Progs. HARDWARE: Wonderful Widgets, Atari 800XL Review, A Big Hi To The Wonder Chip, Goad Your Code. FEATURES: Say No To Your Neighbourhood Tapeworm, This Mike Is All Male, Modern Living Special, Art For A(r)tari's Stake. REGULARS: On-line...
Topics: games, bbc, software, atari, spectrum, graphics, commodore, ihe, computer, silica, silica shop,...